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  • Faithful to my Homeland, the Republic of Poland
  • TEMPORARY PASSPORTS

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    Temporary passport can be issued only in the following cases:

     

    • For those who are living abroad while waiting for a biometric passport,
    • For those temporary staying abroad - to return to the permanent place of stay,
    • For those who are abroad, in the proven sudden emergency events i.e. illness or death of a family member,
    • For those who are abroad, in the proven sudden emergency events concerning professional activities,
    • For those from whose fingerprints (required while applying for biometrics passports) cannot be temporarly taken and .

    PLEASE NOTE that all fees shall be made in cash directly at the passport office.

     

    The waiting time for a temporary passport is around 2 weeks. It can be shortened:

     

    • in the proven cases related to a disease, funeral or other sudden circumstances,  after submission of relevant documents confirming (a statement from hospital, a death certificate, etc.),
    • when a passport has been stolen or lost, in case of sudden need to to return to a permanent place of stay , after presenting travel confirmation (plane tickets) and other documents which can help to identify a person i.e. driving license (if possible).

    In above mention cases, we recommend to call the passport office first. 

     

    Documents necessary to issue a temporary passport for an adult are available in the section regarding passports for adults.

     

    Documents necessary to issue a temporary passport for a minor are available in the section regarding passports for minors.

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